Société des Pétroles du Sénégal's No. 1 M'Bour well (Cretaceous to of Gambia)

Where: Mans Konko, Gambia (13.2° N, 16.3° W: paleocoordinates 5.8° N, 21.0° W)

When: Albian to Albian (113.0 - 93.9 Ma)

Environment/lithology: terrestrial; lithified, medium-grained, gray, calcareous shale

Size class: microfossils

Preservation: soft parts

Primary reference: L. E. Stover. 1964. Cretaceous Ephedroid Pollen from West Africa. Micropaleontolgy 10(2):145-156 [C. Jaramillo/G. Doria/A. Cardenas ]more details

Purpose of describing collection: taxonomic analysis

PaleoDB collection 137241: authorized by Carlos Jaramillo, entered by Gabriela Doria on 13.12.2012

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Taxonomic list

Cycadopsida
 Gnetales -
"Galeacornea protensa" = Elaterosporites protensus
"Galeacornea protensa" = Elaterosporites protensus Jardiné 1967 elaterate
Holotype